Cadet Programmes  

Cadet Programmes

The Certificate in Nautical Studies (Pre Sea Deck Cadet Training Program) and Certificate in Marine Engineering (Pre-sea Marine Engineering Programme) are full time training programmes conducted by Wavelink Maritime Institute.


This programme is jointly sponsored by the Employment and Employability Institute (e2i), under the Workforce Singapore (WSG), the Singapore Maritime Officers’ Union (SMOU), and the Shipping Community, with the candidates covering 10% of the course fees.


Under these courses, the candidates have to undergo an approximate 3-year programme to attain a professional qualification as a Class 3 Deck Officer or Class 5 Marine Engineer to work onboard foreign going vessels.


Over a six to eight month period, the students will be attending classroom based training and practical lessons at Wavelink Maritime Institute.